Community Calendar: 2/6-2/12

Recurring Events

Dallas in the Time of Martin Luther King, Jr. at Hall of State 3939 Grand Ave. Dates: 1- 28 to 2-17-19 Daily Times vary.

Reggae Sunday Brunch at Hero’s Lounge 3094 N. 35 Fwy. Dallas. 11 am-3 pm. Every Sunday Caribbean Breakfast & Lunch.

Dallas 2019 Senior Games Hosted by Dallas Parks & Recreation. Info: Senior Program Division at 214-671-1602. Event Dates: Feb. 28 – March 10 & March 16

Obama-Ology Play at Jubilee Theatre 506 Main St. Ft Worth Time and Dates Vary. Tickets: www.jubileetheatre.org.
1-25-2-24.

La Llorona: A Love Story at Bishop Arts Theatre Center 215 Tyler St. Time varies. Tickets: www.bishopartstheatre.org  2-7-24-19

Black Beauty Glitz and Glamor Designers Patrick Wright and Pucci Lisenbee never before seen fashion at South Dallas Cultural Center 300 Fitzhugh Ave. 6 pm. Info: 214-939-2787 2-2-3-23

February 6-8

Calling On All High School Seniors in the Dallas area! Grambling University Band Staff are having auditions for all seniors. Contact Kevin Drain via FB

February 6

Black is The New Black–Coming To America at Angelika Film Center-Dallas 5321 E. Mockingbird Ln. Ste. 230. 7 pm-10 pm.

Small Business Expo at Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center 650 S. Griffith St. Dallas. 10 am-5:30 pm. Eventbrite.

February 7-16

Bourbon on the Border presented by Soul Rep Theater Company at South Dallas Cultural Center 300 Fitzhugh Ave. Time varies. Info: artandseek.org

February 7

Project Unity presents Gospel Goes Classical with Dallas Symphony featuring Marvin Winans at Morton Meyerson Symphony Center 7:30 pm-9:30 pm

Movie Thursdays Enter The Dragon at Duncanville Library 201 James Collins Blvd. 6:30 pm-9 pm. Eventbrite.

How to Start a Podcast for Your Business or Start-Up by Tech Talent South at Capital Factory + The DEC 3102 Oak Lawn Ave. Dallas. 6:30-8:30 pm. Eventbrite.

Women of the West Bible Study at Friendship-West Baptist Church 2020 Wheatland Rd. Dallas. 7 pm on 1st & 3rd Thursdays. www.friendshipwest.org

Laurel Land Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening Ceremony 6300 S. R. L. Thornton Fwy, Dallas. 3:30 pm.

Poetry Smash #4 Presents Love & Happiness at TBAAL 1309 Canton St. Dallas. 7:30 pm-9 pm.

Sylvana Avila Alonzo Campaign Fundraiser at Mercado 369, 369 W. Jefferson Blvd. Dallas. 5 pm-6 pm. RSVP: 214-339-3397.

February 8

Mavs Greek Night & African American Heritage Night at American Airlines Center 2500 Victory Ave. Dallas 6:30 pm-12 am. Tickets: www.groupmatics.com

35th Annual The Quest for Success hosted by Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce At Renaissance Hotel Dallas 2222 N. 35 Fwy. Tickets: www.DallasBlackChamber.com

Who’s Who in Black Dallas Celebrating African-American Achievement 5th Edition at Hyatt Regency 300 Reunion Blvd. 6 pm-8:30 pm. Tickets: 313-752-3234

Young Black Professional Dallas Winter Networking Event at PrymeBar Dallas 10333 Technology Blvd. West Dallas. 6 pm-10 pm. RSVP: Eventbrite.

Dallas Black Press Meet Up at Starbucks 3620 W. Camp Wisdom Rd. 9am-11am.

Sinbad at the House of Blues 2200 N. Lamar St. Dallas. 7 pm. Tickets: Live Nation.

35th Annual Quest for Success Luncheon at Dallas Black Chamber of Commerce 2922 MLK, Jr. Blvd. Building A. Ste.104. 10 am-1:30 pm.

February 9

Yoga N Da Hood Badu vs. Jill Yoga at Flow Fitness 2630 Aero Dr. Grand Prairie. 2:30 pm-3:30 pm. Tickets: Via Eventbrite.

A Birthday Celebration, 117 Years of Civil Rights at Juanita J. Craft Civil Rights House Museum 2618 Warren Ave. Dallas 9 am-9 pm

You Don’t Know My Story at TBAAL 1309 Canton St. Dallas 7:30 pm. Tickets: Box Office 214-743-2400.

One Night w/Masterpiece & Friends at Allure Jazz & Cigar Lounge 110 S. Cockrell Hill Rd. DeSoto 8 pm-2 am.

Body and Soul (1925) Black Filmmakers Series at African American Museum Fair Park 2:30 pm-4 pm.

Black Woman’s Health and Wellness Expo-Mind, Body, & Soul at 901 N. Polk St. DeSoto. 10 am-2 pm. Eventbrite.

Falling in Love with Me – The Art Show by Stacie Monday at Our Urban Hippie 110 E. Main St. #100, Grand Prairie. 7:30 pm-9:30 pm. Eventbrite.

Let’s get Purse-onal by ROLO Ministries at Maggiano’s Little Italy North Park Center Northwest Hwy. Dallas. 12 pm-3 pm. Eventbrite.

The Huddle w/Chris Howell: “Manhood & Social Responsibility” at Flag Room Dallas City Hall 1500 Marilla St. 9am-11am. Eventbrite.

Random Expressions Open Mic-Love at 3535 Studios Dallas 3535 Marvin D. Love Fwy. 7 pm-10 pm. Email:randomxpressionsopenmic@gmail.com if you want to be added to the Open Mic list

Coffee & Politics 101 Civil Courts at African American Museum at Fair Park. 10 am-11 am.

Congressman Marc Veasey presents Advancing Women Today at One Safe Place 1100 Hemphill St. Ft. Worth. 10 am-11:30 am.

Vandell Andrew Presents: For Lovers Feat: Brandon Kareem & Bemyfiasco at Poor David’s Pub 1313 Sl Lamar St. Dallas. 7 pm-10 pm. Tickets: Eventbrite.

Slow Jams for the Heart Game Night at 3D Cantina 2707 MLK, Jr. Blvd. #103, Dallas. 8 pm-12 am.

February 10

Black Panther (2018) Black Filmmakers Series at Texas Theatre 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. 2:30 pm-5:30 pm. Eventbrite

Soulful Sunday Brunch with Chef Cassy Jones at Lemonade Lounge 1411 E. Campbell Rd. #1200 Richardson. 12 pm-4 pm. Tickets: www.lemonadelounge.com

Evolve Dallas Tournament at Game On Sports Complex 2600 Alemeda St. Ft. Worth. 9 am-6 pm Tickets: www.evolvetournaments.com

Hair Bullying Host Nappiology, Inc. at The Dock Bookshop & Dock Community 6637 Meadowbrook Dr. Ft Worth. 2 pm.

February 11

Night, Black History Month Celebration at Zula B. Wylie Library 225 Cedar St. Cedar Hill. 6:30 pm. Enjoy poetry, storytelling and African drumming.

Start Your Own Hair Business by Dallas Hair Wholesale at 1430 Dragon St. Dallas 5 pm-7 pm. Register: Eventbrite.

DaniLeigh at House of Blues 220 N. Lamar St. Dallas. 7 pm. Tickets: via Live Nation.

SMU Informative Session at Westmoreland Heights Community Center 3739 Homeland St. Dallas. 7 pm-8 pm.

Ron Bivins presents Next Level Meeting at South Oak Cliff School @ Village Fair 4949 Village Fair Dr. Dallas. 6 pm

February 12

Dallas Mayoral Candidate Forum at Texas Theatre 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. 6 pm-8 pm. Free Admission. Register: Eventbrite.

Dallas Mayoral Candidate Meet & Greet at Mercado 369 369 W. Jefferson Blvd. 8 pm-9:30 pm. Admission $20. Register Eventbrite.